selector

Definitions

General English

Aviation

  • noun a manually operated device like a switch, which offers a choice of settings

Computing

  • noun a mechanical device which allows a user to choose an option or function

Electronics

  • That which serves to choose from multiple positions, options, operational modes, channels, or the like.

Media Studies

  • noun a computer program that selects a sequence of records for a playlist, appropriate for the time of day and audience, based on pre-programmed information such as the track‚Äôs chart position, mood, tempo etc.
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